Discovery certificate for object 2018emo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21138 [ 2018TNSTR1068....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-01 09:41:26
Sender: Gaia (Gaia_Bot1)
Source Group: GaiaAlerts

A. Delgado, D. Harrison, S. Hodgkin, M. van Leeuwen, G. Rixon, A. Yoldas (University of Cambridge), on behalf of Gaia Alerts team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2018emo
Discoverer internal name: Gaia18byg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:05:38.120 (16.408833) DEC = +29:29:50.82 (29.49745)
Discovery date: 2018-07-30 06:14:24 (JD=2458329.76)


Remarks: candidate SN near galaxy 2MASX J01053807+2929513

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-07-30 06:14:24
Flux: 18.78 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-27 14:19:40
Limiting flux: 21.5 ABMag
Filter: G-Gaia
Instrument: Gaia-photometric
Telescope: Gaia Spacecraft


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018emo